MEMBERSHIP

AT THE PRESENT TIME MEMBERSHIP IS AVAILABLE BOTH FOR RENEWALS AND FOR NEW MEMBERS.

ALL MEMBERS MUST COMPLY WITH HMG’S GENERAL GUIDELINES AND THE LTA’S TENNIS SPECIFIC GUIDELINES. 

THE LATEST INFORMATION FROM THE LTA CAN BE VIEWED HERE.

IF A MEMBERSHIP INTERESTS YOU PLEASE APPLY AS BELOW BY CONTACTING EITHER CAROLYN OR NIGEL IN THE FIRST INSTANCE

Membership starts from 1st April each year. There are several categories of membership available, as shown below. Membership renewals should be paid in March of each year and attract a small discount as shown.

Membership Category Annual Subscriptions 2020
Full Monthly Pay before 01.04.2020
2 Adults + Juniors £380 pa £32 pm £360 pa
1 Adult + Juniors £190 pa £16 pm £180 pa
Adult (over 25 yrs) £190 pa £16 pm £180 pa
Young Adult (18 yrs – 25 yrs) £100 pa £9 pm £90 pa
Junior (14 yrs – 18 yrs) £60 pa   £50 pa
Supervisory Adult + Juniors (over 9) £60 pa   £50 pa
Supervisory Adult + Juniors (under 9) £16 pa   £13 pa

Please note ‘Taster’ Memberships (for 4 months – once only) are available as follows:

2 Adults + Juniors £130 pa  
1 Adult + Juniors £65 pa  
Adult (over 25 yrs) £65 pa  
Young Adult (18 yrs – 25 yrs) £35 pa  
  1. Full membership runs for 12 months from 1st April each year; renewal subscriptions for the following year are due by March 31st each year and do not require a form. Renewal notifications will be sent via email.
  2. Pro rata subscriptions are available in each full price ADULT category. The balance payable is equivalent to the full rate reduced by the  monthly instalment  for each month missed.  For membership enquiries please contact the Tennis Director, Carolyn Rothwell at the Centre or the secretary, Nigel Bentley (07827 441805) for more details. (see footnote example for table of Pro Rata rates)
  3. Under current, welfare and safeguarding practice all juniors under 14 years of age at the start of January 2020 must have a nominated “Supervising Adult” (S/A) as a member.
  4. Subscriptions shown apply only to the outdoor facilities.
  5. Where age limits apply it is the age at 1st January.
  6. Discretionary membership is available – PLEASE ASK!

Full adult category memberships can be paid by monthly instalments, as shown above, for a small annual premium.

Example Pro Rata Rates for Adult Over 25 Category of £190 pa. Price shown from month of joining.

Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar
£190 £174 £158 £142 £126 £110 £94 £78 £62 £46 £30 £16

BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

Besides the benefit of being able to play on some of the best tennis courts in Harrogate you are able, optionally, to enjoy the (separate) membership of the LTA, lots of social tennis and some of the best tennis coaching in Yorkshire at all levels. Those members renewing and new members will be invited to the Centre to receive their free tube and to learn about Safeguarding at the Centre.

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

Besides the personal details membership of the Centre requires a number of consents to be declared including the use of personal data held for the purpose of membership. These are shown on the membership form copies of which are available at the clubhouse and should be completed by all new members.

Following a successful membership application a ‘new’ member will receive an invitation to register with the *ClubSpark system to allow court booking and membership renewal.  Registration with *ClubSpark is a once only exercise. A short guide to the registration process is provided here.

Please note that if you have a serious medical condition and/or you have not played tennis or any other sport before or in recent years HSTC recommend that you take medical advice before applying to join.

ADDITIONAL NOTES: The following notes are applicable to everyone who is considering joining the HSTC.

  1. As HSTC is affiliated and is fully registered with the LTA the Centre requests that all individuals become British Tennis Members (currently at no additional charge). The benefits of being a BTM include:
    1. Entry into the Centre’s ballot for Wimbledon tickets.  If this interests you please look here;
    2. A player rating if desired;
    3. Discounts and priority booking for tennis events around the country e.g. the Davis Cup. Ts & Cs for British Tennis Membership can be viewed at the LTA website.
  2. Membership subscription rates will be set by the board and notified at the AGM and are therefore liable to change.
  3. HSTC Articles of AssociationMembership Policy and Club Rules can be viewed by clicking on the appropriate document.
  4. Full rate adult memberships entitle a member to vote at the centre’s AGM.

ClubSpark is made available through the LTA and is copyright to Sportlabs.